the trunk that helps the tree stand upright

Looking to bring a brighter future to minority youth who have great ambition leading
towards big dreams. We care about the success of our scholars and realize in order to bring solace to the future, the present needs organization. Get to know those who help in the development and success of minority scholars to aim high.

Rockford Association for Minority Management Board of Directors


Name Job Title/Organization Years of Service
Allen Williams Physician at  Swedish American Hospital 2003  – Present
Angela Carter Retired –

Executive Director/Rockford Public Schools

President – B. Carter Ministries

2018 – Present
Carla Redd City of Rockford

Assistant Deputy Chief of Police

2018 – Present
Cedric Lewis Chief School Business Official

Dolton School District 149

2013 – Present
Cheryl Floyd Director of the Center of Health Promotion and Wellness –

Winnebago County Health Department

2018 – Present
Cyrus Oates Dentist /Oates Dental 1981 – Present
Dennis Bias Bias Accounting & Tax Service 2008 – Present
Fannie Owens Retired-

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

1984 – Present
Hon. Gwyn Gulley Circuit Judge

17th Judicial Circuit

1992 – Present
Jessica Jones Retired –

Human Resources Executive/ Rock Valley College

2003 – Present
Joshua Patterson Director of Community Programs -Comprehensive Community Solutions, Inc. 2020 – Present
Rebecca Kendall Executive Director

Rockford Regional Health Council

1992 – Present
Sabrina Gulley Building Training and Compliance Manger, UPS 2021-Present
Shurice Hunter Human Resources Director
City of Rockford
2014  – Present
Sybil Lewis Human Resources Generalist
Rock Valley College
2021 – Present